Mason Taylor made the first of what he hopes to be many touchdown catches for LSU against Ole Miss on Saturday.
The Tigers trailed the Rebels 20-17 six-and-a-half minutes into the 3rd quarter in Baton Rouge. Jayden Daniels, with the Tigers at the Rebels’ 1 yard line, rolled to the right and connected with Taylor in the end zone to put the hosts ahead.
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Mason Taylor, of course, is the son of football great Jason Taylor, the 6-time Pro Bowl defender and a Hall of Fame inductee in 2017 after 15 seasons in the NFL. Mason’s uncle, Zach Thomas, was a standout linebacker for 13 seasons with 3 teams, being named to 7 Pro Bowls of his own.
The younger Taylor, a true freshman tight end and a former 3-star recruit out of St. Thomas Aquinas in Fort Lauderdale, now has a touchdown on his ledger. Can he and the Tigers see this game to the finish line and deal the Rebels their first loss of the season?
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